× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentCaribbean Sea
CountryVirgin Islands (usa)
State/ProvinceSt. Croix
LocalityUnnamed Stream At East End Rd., Just N Of St. Croix 82
Latitude17.7460555556
Longitude-64.68858333
Institution CodeUf
Collection CodeFish
Catalog Number183058
Collected BySmith-vaniz, William; Jelks, Howard
Date Collected2012-01-26

From Recordset

The UF Fish Collection, dating to 1917, contains 214,205 lots and 2,300,803 specimens. Included are representatives of 8,250 species from 400 families. The collection includes 93 primary types and approximately 1,600 lots of secondary types representing 563 species. Also in the collection are 5,825 specimens of disarticulated and articulated skeletons representing 875 species. Especially notable are historic collections of large and important marine fishes as well as rapidly growing collections of freshwater fishes from Southeast Asia. In 2006, the museum expanded its program to archive frozen tissue samples with a newly established UF Genetic Resources Collection. Tissues of fishes are stored in -20ºC freezers and number 4,150 samples of 900 species. All specimens and tissues are databased online and available for loan.

Contacts

Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
Name Rob Robins
RoleIchthyology Collection Manager
Emailrhrobins@flmnh.ufl.edu
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameEleotris perniger
Kingdomanimalia
Phylumchordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyEleotridae
GenusEleotris
Specific Epithetperniger
Specimen
Catalog Number183058
PreparationsEtOH - 2
Institution CodeUF
Collection CodeFish
Occurrence IDC660DFC2-C0CD-46C7-A73D-9BB0559F61EF
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected BySmith-Vaniz, William; Jelks, Howard
Field NumberSTX2012-21
Date Collected2012-01-26
Year2012
Month1
Day26
Locality
CountryVirgin Islands (USA)
State / ProvinceSt. Croix
Higher GeographySt. Croix, Virgin Islands (USA), Caribbean Sea
ContinentCaribbean Sea
LocalityUnnamed stream at East End Rd., just N of St. Croix 82
Decimal Latitude17.7460555556
Decimal Longitude-64.6885833300
Georeference ProtocolGPS_loran
Other
Modified2012-03-05 15:50:57.0
IDC660DFC2-C0CD-46C7-A73D-9BB0559F61EF
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
specimen list